Join the Workplace Support Constellation on Tuesday, December 8, from 3-4 p.m. ET for the third webinar in the Breastfeeding Works series, titled "Breastfeeding Works: Legal Protections for Lactating Employees and Students During the Pandemic & Beyond."
The American Academy of Pediatrics published a resource titled "Culture Plan Supporting Breastfeeding Physicians and Trainees." Development of the Culture Plan was coordinated by the USBC, with authors Jessica Lee from the Center for WorkLife Law and Lauren Hanley from ACOG.
These are the very same items that are in the press, they’re in our politics. There’s really been, I think, a transformation in the public opinion and education about the right to express breast milk at work, the right to have paid parental leave and the supports that new parents need. . .
We hear from folks all over the country about these problems and about how they do face struggles and problems with breastfeeding when they return to work. There are statistics about that, that often supply drops or people will feel forced to stop breastfeeding when they return to work. . .